Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.9 JTD, FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 Bipower (188BXA1A), FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.9 DS 60 (188.031, .051, .231, .251), FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.4, FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 Natural Power (188BXA1A), FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.9 JTD, FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.4, FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 Natural Power, FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.4, FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 Bifuel, FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 60 (188.030, .050, .130, .150, .230, .250), FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 16V 80 (188.233, .235, .253, .255, .333, .353, .639,..., FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.8 130 HGT (188.738, .718), FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.9 JTD 80 (188.237, .257, .337, .357), FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.3 JTD 16V View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front suspension arm / front control arm on FIAT PUNTO 2 (188) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Control Arm for PUNTO (188) and other FIAT models
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Link Set, wheel suspension
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Track Control Arm
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FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.9 DS 60 (188.031, .051, .231, .251)
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FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 60 (188.030, .050, .130, .150, .230, .250)
Link Set, wheel suspension removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 Bifuel
FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 Bifuel
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FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.9 JTD
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FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.2 16V 80 (188.233, .235, .253, .255, .333, .353, .639,...
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FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.4
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FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.3 JTD 16V
Easy tricks to help you to replace Link Set, wheel suspension on FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.8 130 HGT (188.738, .718)
FIAT PUNTO (188) 1.8 130 HGT (188.738, .718)
Tools
Replacement: front lower arm – Fiat Punto 188. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 18
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: front lower arm – Fiat Punto 188. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right lower control arms.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Fiat Punto 188 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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